For the past five weeks, the newly slimmed-down and renamed Lithuanian national final Pabandom iš naujo! 2020 has worked it way through three head and two semi-finals. Now eight acts will face this Saturday’s grand final which will decide who will represent Lithuania at Eurovision 2020. But who should win?
The 2020 line-up includes national final regulars giving it another shot and newcomers making their mark. Listen to all the eight competing songs and vote for your favourite. As always, you can vote for as many acts as you like, but you can only vote once — so choose carefully.
Aistė Pilvelytė – “Unbreakable”
Lithuania’s national final queen Aistė Pilvelytė is making her tenth attempt to represent her country at Eurovision. As her song suggests, her “unbreakable” spirit may be what is keeping her going.
KaYra – “Alligator”
Newcomer KaYra has won over many fans with her song “Alligator”. The entry combines a contemporary pop track with memorable staging and plenty of quotable song lyrics.
MEANDI – “DRIP”
MEANDI (That’s “Me and I”) are serving 1990s R&B realness with their track “DRIP”. The group’s synthpop track mixes rap and R&B from the past with a modern production.
Monika Marija – “If I Leave”
Last year Monika Marija unexpectedly made it to the grand final with two songs. This year, she’s focused her efforts on just one song, the country-pop track “If I Leave”.
Moniqué – “Make Me Human”
X Factor winner Moniqué has long been on many fans’ wishlists for Eurovision. She’s finally making her national final debut with the synth-pop track “Make Me Human”.
Rūta Loop – “We Came from the Sun”
Rūta Loop has put away her loop pedal and instead brings the edgy pop track “We Came from the Sun”. She creates an ethereal feeling with the staging.
The Backs – “Fully”
Female vocal group The Backs make their national final debut with “Fully”. The four-piece group perform a soothing but emotional ballad “Fully”.
THE ROOP – “On Fire”
Indie band THE ROOP are back for their second national final attempt. With “On Fire”, they have delivered a song with a song sound and striking visuals.